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Human Rights and the Body
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Dr Annabelle Mooney
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

Human Rights and the Body is a response to the crisis in human rights, to the very real concern that without a secure foundation for the concept of human rights, their very existence is threatened. While there has been consideration of the discourses of human rights and the way in
Rethinking the Body in South Asian Traditions
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Diana Dimitrova
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-16 - Publisher: Routledge

This book analyses cultural questions related to representations of the body in South Asian traditions, human perceptions and attitudes toward the body in religious and cultural contexts, as well as the processes of interpreting notions of the body in religious and literary texts. Utilising an interdisciplinary perspective by means of
AIDS and the Body Politic
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Catherine Waldby
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-09-02 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
The Body Project
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Joan Jacobs Brumberg
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-09 - Publisher: Vintage

A hundred years ago, women were lacing themselves into corsets and teaching their daughters to do the same. The ideal of the day, however, was inner beauty: a focus on good deeds and a pure heart. Today American women have more social choices and personal freedom than ever before. But
Introducing Invasion of the Body Snatchers
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Kerry Hinton
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

Presents the plot of the movie "Invasion of the Body Snatchers," explains what political and social events prompted the film, and describes other movies that have similar themes.